Time has obviously changed the looks of O.J. Simpson’s daughter Sydney Brooke Simpson who appeared in the spotlight back in 1994 when her mother Nicole Simpson was brutally murdered. Sydney was just 9 years when the gruesome incident occurred and since then, she had kept a low profile.
However, since she started dating Robert Blackmon, a politician in St Petersburg, Florida; coupled with the fact that her father was released early from prison, the public once again became interested in the youngest Simpson daughter. Keep reading to find out what this young lady has been up to.
Who Is Sydney Brooke Simpson – O.J. Simpson’s Daughter
Sydney Brooke Simpson was born to the late Nicole Brown Simpsons and Orenthal James Simpsons, popularly known as O.J Simpsons. According to records, she was born on the 17th of October 1985. Sydney went to Gulliver Academy where she completed her high school education before proceeding to Boston University to study Sociology, graduating with a Bachelor in Arts Degree.
Apart from her, Sydney’s parents had 4 other children: Justin Ryan Simpson (her brother) alongside step-siblings – Arnelle Simpson, Aaren Simpson, and Jason Simpson. However, Aaren Simpson died barely two years after her birth by drowning in the pool in her family house. Her grandparents are Eunice Simpson, Jimmy Lee Simpson, Louis Hezekiel Brown, and Juditha Anne Brown.
Sydney also has a number of extended family members and they all shared in the brunt of the unfortunate incidence that not only claimed two lives but also rendered their lives unstable for several years. Her father who was a talented footballer, brand ambassador, and actor; reduced himself to a thief, a kidnapper, and a cold-blooded murderer.
He did not only kill his ex-wife Nicole but also subjected her to an abusive marriage for 7 years before divorcing her in 1992. The man was handed 33 years imprisonment in 2008 but was acquitted in October 2017 after being granted parole.
O.J Simpson’s famous trail prompted the release of the sitcom called The People V. O.J Simpson: An American Crime Story which became very popular. Nonetheless, the Simpsons managed to stay away from the public to the extent that Sydney is said not to own a Twitter or Instagram account.
Where Is She Now?
After her studies, Sydney moved to Atlanta to work with Canoe as an Events Coordinate. She is currently the owner of Simpsy Properties LLC, a real estate firm that rents out housing in Florida. She also runs a restaurant which she bought in her name and it has been keeping her quite busy in addition to her real estate venture.
The infamous former NFL player’s youngest child has been trying to pick up her life and put the tragic experience of losing her mother behind her. She is currently said to be in a relationship with Robert Blackmon who is a local politician in Florida, a Real Estate investor, and a colleague of her brother Justin Simpson. The couple rarely makes public appearances and has strived as much as they could to keep their affair private. This has been a difficult task especially with the release of her father, in addition to the fact of her lover being a politician.
Prior to this relationship, Sydney had an affair with Stuart Alexander Lee whom she met after college. It is said that the relationship lasted from 2007 to 2012. While what inspired their separation has remained unknown, it is not a secret that Stuart still adores her as he won’t stop saying credible things about Sydney. Among other praises he has heaped on her, he is fond of proclaiming that Sydney is a hardworking woman.
Net Worth – How Rich Is She?
Sources have it that Sydney Brooke Simpson is very comfortable financially since she has her own real estate company and a restaurant business. Sydney is also living in her own house which she purchased at Tampa Bay Area.
While we can only speculate on the extent of her wealth, there is no doubt that this young lady has done well for herself. She has been pushing the limits in her endeavors and is living comfortably. In all, it is obvious that she is doing pretty well financially.